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1 hr ago | Sydney Morning Herald

Abbott blasts Moscow, faces new pressure to ban Putin from G20

Pressure is mounting on Tony Abbott to push for a ban on President Vladimir Putin attending the Brisbane G20 meeting after Moscow moved troops and tanks into neighbouring Ukraine.

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5 hrs ago | The Age

Lack of transparency on gas market could lead to taxpayer rip-off in pipeline folly

Number one corporate welfare initiative of the week is indubitably the proposal to build a gas pipeline from west to east.

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11 hrs ago | ABC News

Staffing levels questioned after Sunshine Coast University Private Hospital death

A former senior manager at the Sunshine Coast University Private Hospital in south-east Queensland says she was told inadequate staffing at the facility led to the death of an elderly patient.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

Google Working to Develop Drone Delivery Program

Google is working to develop its own drone delivery program, called Project Wing.

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NEWS.com.au

Ultimatum for owners of death row dog

THE owners of death row dog Hugo have been thrown a lifeline - but it's triggered a stoush between two Queensland councils.

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ABC News

Cairns double-murder: Brandon Peter MacGowan found guilty of killing Scott Maitland, Cindy Masonwells

It took a Supreme Court jury in Cairns, in far north Queensland, just over two hours to find 43-year-old Brandon Peter MacGowan guilty of the July 2012 killings.

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Related Topix: Violent Crime, Australia, World News,

ABC News

Australian film gets dressed for Bollywood

The wardrobe department for the short film Departure Lounge has been working night and day to add Indian authenticity to the north-Queensland made musical comedy.

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Related Topix: Arts, Cinema, Bollywood, Australia, World News

ABC News

Farmers inspire young writers to turn little ideas into beautiful books

"It's the idea that is the hardest, as you have to make it simple, yet you need to get your point across."

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Related Topix: Australia, World News, Family, Kids

Western morning News

Small Devon firm set for trade down under

An East Devon company is about to make a big impact on the world stage as it launches into the Australian and New Zealand markets for the first time.

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The Age

Melbourne's powerhouse e-shoppers

Melbourne may be Australia's destination shopping city, but the bricks and mortar stores everywhere may want to get online quickly with a new report showing Melburnians buy more online than any other city, followed by Sydney and Toowoomba.

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Nothing To Do With Arbroath

Angry resident dropped off dead koala at council offices

A resident has sent Redland City Council in Queensland, Australia, a gruesome message after dropping off a dead koala to its offices.

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NEWS.com.au

Best place to have a car accident

IF YOU'RE going to have a traffic accident, a man has found what must be the best place to do it.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

The Star Online

Quick-thinking marsupial: How a koala survived a terrifying ride

Vet nurse Robyn Kriel with 'Timberwolf' the koala in Beerwah, Queensland. He is lucky to be alive after surviving a terrifying ride down a freeway.

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ABC News

Townsville 2070: What will north Queensland's future look like?

Few of us will own homes, low-lying suburbs will have been abandoned or lost to natural disasters and the commute to Cairns will take 35 minutes.

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Townsville Bulletin

Colourful tradition

TOWNSVILLE will celebrate its proud garrison connection this weekend as the city's 3rd Brigade celebrates 100 years of service.

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Townsville Bulletin

Crowd cheers as teen girls brawl

VIDEO LANGUAGE WARNING: A SAVAGE fist fight filmed while hundreds of children and parents watched has been condemned by police.

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Queerty

Australian Man Bites Other Man's Penis Half-Off During Attempted Rape

A man in Queensland, Australia has learned the hard way why you shouldn't attempt to rape people.

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AndhraNews

DPx Holdings B.V. Reaches Definitive Agreement to Acquire Gallus BioPharmaceuticals

DURHAM, NC and ST. LOUIS, MO-- - DPx Holdings B.V., privately owned by JLL Partners and Royal DSM, is pleased to announce that it has reached a definitive agreement to acquire all shares of Gallus BioPharmaceuticals, LLC, a leading contract manufacturing company specializing in biologics and current portfolio company of Ridgemont Equity Partners.

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Anna.aero

Darwin Airport reports 5% traffic growth in FY2014; Malaysia Airlines drives international growth

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ABC News

Country Hour for Wednesday 27 August, 2014

The rabies-like virus Lyssa has been confirmed for the first time in Horses. Two horses in south east Queensland died last year with subsequent testing proving it was Lyssavirus - contracted through bats.

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